Planning & Finance

Planning and Finance provides oversight responsibility for all personnel processes related to faculty, budget and finances for the Division of Academic Affairs.

This oversight includes:

  • Budget
  • Financial Reporting
  • Credentialing
  • Faculty Recruitment
  • New Position Requests
  • Tenure and Promotion / Non-Tenure Track Promotion
  • Adjunct and Instructional Additional Compensation Contracts
  • Panther 180
  • Faculty Support Services

Faculty Development and Support

The Office of the Provost provides new and current university faculty with several resources and information on various topics such as:

  • Tenure and promotion
  • Sabbaticals
  • Development leaves
  • Academic calendars
  • First days at FIU

Explore Faculty Resources

See New Faculty Resources

Meet the Team

  • Barbara Manzano

    Barbara Manzano
    Assoc. Provost, Planning and Finance, Exec. Vice President, Academic Affairs

  • Abilene Pinzon

    Abilene Pinzon
    Director, Planning and Finance

  • Christopher Townsend

    Christopher Townsend
    Asst. Vice Provost, Academic Affairs